A villa for sale in Arachova- Livadia, one of the most beautiful mountain regions in Greece, close to the ski slopes of Parnassos, the oracle of Delphi and the breathtaking coastal scenery overlooking the Guf of Corinth. Built in 2005 the stone villa is set on a generous plot of 1,000 s.m. and provides two bedroom accomodation of 88 s.m. as follows;
Lounge with featured open fireplace and separate dining area
Sun lounge with glazing to three sides allowing panoramic views of the open countryside and mountain backdrop
Kitchen fitted with a range of cupboards and work surfaces
The villa has the benefit of;
- Open fireplace
- Double glazing
- Fitted wardrobes
- Beamed ceilings
- Wooden floors
- Balconies to front and side
- Parking for 5 cars
The living rooms and the bedrooms all feature exposed stone walls, wood floors and beamed ceilings
There is strong demand for tourist accommodation throughout much of the year and the villa is an ideal property in an ideal location for an owner to take advantage of this by offering the villa on the holiday rental market, should he wish to do so.
Livadi is a small quiet village some 8 kms north of Arachova but with a mini market, petrol station and tavernas, all within a 5 minute walking distance of the house. Overlooked at the rear by Mount Parnassos it is set in one of Europes last unspoiled regions next to the ski slopes of Parnassos and to Greeces second largest National Park. The main industry in the region is tourism but it is tourism which has helped to preserve rather than destroy the area which gives it life.
PARNASSOS NATIONAL PARK
Parnossos National Park which covers 360 sq. kms is a special
protected area, extending south almost to the Gulf of Corinth. Birds of
prey such as harriers, vultures and the golden eagle nest amongst its
rocks. It contains special facilities for hikers, including refuges and
provides ideal terrain for mountain bikers.
PARNASSOS SKI CENTRE
Parnasso ski centre provides 26 ski runs plus connecting trails and slopes for beginners amounting in all to some 36kms.
is a beautiful bustling mountain village with houses seeming to cling
precariously to the plunging cliffs above and below the main street. It
provides a full range of shopping facilities both for the the resident
and for the tourist and has good restaurants, tavernas and cafes.
Delphi, some 18 kms from Livadi, was home of the famous Oracle andbelieved by Greeks to be the centre of the ancient world. Its archaeological site is of major imortance and second only in the number of visitors it receives, to the Acropolis of Athens.